Workplace Pensions

(asked on 16th June 2021) - View Source

Question to the Department for Work and Pensions:

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if she will provide the records of any meetings she or her Ministers have had with (a) the People's Pension and (b) NEST in the last four years.


Answered by
Guy Opperman Portrait
Guy Opperman
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Work and Pensions)
This question was answered on 21st June 2021

The Government publishes an unprecedented amount of transparency data; Departments publish quarterly details of Ministers and Permanent Secretaries meetings with external organisations.

Published transparency returns can be found here:

https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/dwp-ministers-hospitality-and-gifts

The Department is the sponsor Government Department of Nest and routinely meets with representatives of this organisation to discuss matters relating to policy, service and delivery through its governance and stewardship arrangements.

This content was generated for your convenience by Parallel Parliament and does not form part of the official record.
Recent Documents related to Workplace Pensions

1. National Employment Savings Trust Corporation annual report and accounts 2019 to 2020
16/07/2020 - Department for Work and Pensions
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Found: the Pensions Act 2008 Ordered by the House of Commons to be printed on xx July 2020 HC492 © Nest Corporation

2. National Employment Savings Trust Corporation annual report and accounts 2019 to 2020
16/07/2020 - National Employment Savings Trust (NEST) Corporation
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Found: the Pensions Act 2008 Ordered by the House of Commons to be printed on xx July 2020 HC492 © Nest Corporation

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16/07/2020 - Department for Work and Pensions
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Found: to Parliament pursuant to Schedule 1 to the Pensions Act 2008 Annual report and accounts 2019/20 Ordered

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16/07/2020 - National Employment Savings Trust (NEST) Corporation
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Recent Speeches related to Workplace Pensions

1. Compensation (London Capital & Finance plc and Fraud Compensation Fund) Bill (Second sitting)
15/06/2021 - Public Bill Committees

1: months of this Act receiving Royal Assent, the Secretary of State shall lay before Parliament a report that - Speech Link
2: months of this Act coming into force, the Secretary of State must lay before Parliament a report that - Speech Link
3: Both Ministers spelled that out on Second Reading last week. In his opening speech, the Pensions Minister - Speech Link

2. Compensation (London Capital & Finance plc and Fraud Compensation Fund) Bill (First sitting)
15/06/2021 - Public Bill Committees

1: meet—(a) at 2.00 pm on Tuesday 15 June;(b) at 11.30 am on Thursday 17 June.(2) the Committee - Speech Link
2: Bill authorises a Government loan in the case of pension fraud and mis-selling. Simon, what is your estimate - Speech Link

3. Skills and Post-16 Education Bill [HL]
19/07/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: Education Budget, at a tariff rate set by the Secretary of State. (3) Any employer receiving apprenticeship - Speech Link
2: Government—I am sure the Minister will endeavour to provide one—because it is very much in the spirit of the - Speech Link
3: about reviving the idea of apprenticeships is to provide an alternative for able young people to the traditional - Speech Link

4. Pension Schemes Bill [HL]
30/06/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: recognise that in Committee and in subsequent meetings, some noble Lords expressed concern over the regulation-making - Speech Link
2: seems a little opaque. It seems to allow the Secretary of State to add persons or categories to those whose - Speech Link

5. Pension Schemes Bill [ Lords ] (Fourth sitting)
09/02/2017 - Public Bill Committees

1: businesses“The Secretary of State must, by regulations, make provision to amend section 75 of the Pensions Act 1995 - Speech Link
2: 12—Review of actuarial mechanisms for valuing pension scheme liabilities—“Within six calendar - Speech Link
3: Scotland. Plumbing Pensions (UK) Ltd was established in 1975 to provide pensions for the plumbing and - Speech Link

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